Crooked Run Monthly Meeting Records
Scope and Contents
Records of Crooked Run Monthly Meeting, 1782-1807. Includes men's and joint minutes 1782-96, women's minutes 1782-89, and vital records 1745-1807.
Limitations on Accessing the Collection
Collection is open for research. Access may be provided via digital or microfilm copy, per repository policy.
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Biographical / Historical
Hopewell Monthly Meeting was divided in 1781, leading to the establishment of Crooked Run Monthly Meeting in 3mo 1782. It met alternately at Crooked Run and Centre until the meeting was laid down in 5 mo 1807. Members were joined to Hopewell Monthly Meeting as Crooked Run Preparative Meeting, until that body was laid down in 10mo 1810.
0.5 Linear Feet
Divided into series: 1.Men's and Joint Minutes; 2.Women's Minutes; 3.Vital Records.
This collection is stored at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Deposit, Baltimore Yearly Meeting.
Existence and Location of Copies
Also available in microfilm, for use in the Library only: MR-B102
See Hopewell Monthly Meeting for Abstracts to Minutes, 1782-1807. Vol. 1.5 includes disownment certificates of Rebekah Yonaly and Esther Buzbee.
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